Starting early June 2014, Air China will offer nonstop air travel between Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Beijing, China (PEK). The new flight, CA817/8, will be offered four times a week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The outbound flight will leave Beijing at 1 p.m. and arrive in Washington at 2:35 p.m. local time. The return flight will leave Washington at 4:35 p.m. and arrive in Beijing at 6:15 p.m. the following day. Passengers will travel on Air China’s Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, ideal for both business and leisure travelers.
This new route from Washington, D.C. joins Air China’s five existing routes from the U.S., including service from Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Houston and Honolulu. To book travel, go to http://www.airchina.us/.